Hanorary Doctor of Science Degree
General Mechanical Engineering Program, Sripatum University
Mr. Kecha Theerakomen has graduated a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Chulalongkorn University in 1975. Currently, he is the Chairman of Executive Board of EEC Group of Companies and is specialized in design innovation, counseling and personnel development under EEC Academy particularly in the fields of Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) System. He has gained worldwide recognition due to his numerous achievements including Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Suvarnabhumi Airport Building, Oriental Hotel, Bangkok Government Complex, BTS and MRT Buildings and Stations and other achievements overseas such as The People’s Republic of China, Japan, The Socialist Republic of Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, etc.
He is also well recognized from a large number of academic achievements and engineering textbooks including fire safety standard, air-conditioning and air ventilation standard, engineering professional practice standard, manual of mechanical engineer, building technology and countless academic articles which have been published in both local and foreign journals. He is also known for his devotion to serving the society by participating in the establishment and management of several professional associations and organizations namely Air Conditioning Engineering Association of Thailand, Thai Mechanical and Electrical Design and Consulting Engineer Association, Thai Green Building Institute, Council of Engineers, and Engineering Institute of Thailand under H.M. The King’s Patronage, allowing him to later gained worldwide recognition and many significant awards such as Excellent Engineer in Energy Conservation, Ministry of Ministry of Science in 1998, Quality Persons of the Year 2010 by Foundation of Science and Technology Council of Thailand and ASHRAE Fellow Award from ASHRAE, USA in 2009.
Apart from his constant development of innovative and creative engineering works which are highly beneficial to the society and overall nation, his strong devotion toward serving the society can also be witnessed domestically and internationally. The Council of Sripatum University therefore unanimously resolved to confer Honorary Doctor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering Program to Mr. Kecha Theerakomen to honor his works and achievements.